The Muppet fan community has a tradition of hoaxes and general silliness on April Fools' Day. This is a list of April Fools celebrations throughout the years from prominent Muppet fansites:

Muppet Central

  • 2003-present - Main page navigation banner is flipped upside-down.

The Muppet Mindset

  • 2012 - A fake announcement that Disney theme parks will soon have an Angus McGonagle-based attraction. (link)
  • 2013 - The Muppet Mindset and Tough Pigs switch sites. (link)
  • 2014 - The site becomes "The Constantine Mindset," a Constantine fansite. (link)
  • 2015 - The site (which already boasts the spin-off sites The Mickey Mindset and The Movie Mindset) announces several new fake spin-off sites: The Marvel Mindset, The Mario Mindset, The Monopoly Mindset, The Macaroni Mindset, The Matlock Mindset, The Marmoset Mindset, The Mandy Moore Mindset, and The Mindset Mindset. (link)
  • 2016 - The site becomes "The Muppet Mindset: Brought to You by the Refreshing Tastes of Coca-Cola," and featured gratuitous product placement for The Coca-Cola Company. (link)
  • 2017 - The site becomes "The Muffin Mindset" and replaced the Muppets with baked-goods. (link 1, link 2 link 3)
  • 2018 - A fake announcement that Muppet Babies has been cancelled due to a lack of Skeeter. (link)
  • 2019 - A fake announcement about a reboot of The Muppet Show titled "The Muppet Show Again". (link)

Muppet Wiki

  • 2008 - Logo is replaced with a picture of Fozzie for "Wockapedia."
  • 2010 - present - The site becomes "Muppet Wocka" and spotlights comedy-related articles (such as pie, laughter, pranks and inside jokes) on the main page. 2014 also saw the main page image of Kermit replaced with Constantine.

Tough Pigs

See also

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